General of the Army Douglas MacArthur was an American general and field marshal of the Philippine Army. He was a Chief of Staff of the United States Army during the 1930s and played a prominent role in the Pacific theater during World War II. He received the Medal of Honor for his service in the Philippines Campaign. Arthur MacArthur, Jr., and Douglas MacArthur were the first father and son to each be awarded the medal. He was one of only five men ever to rise to the rank of General of the Army in the U.S. Army, and the only man ever to become a field marshal in the Philippine Army. Raised...
|Birthdate:||January 26, 1880|
|Birthplace:||Little Rock, Arkansas|
|Date of death:||April 5, 1964|
|Education:||United States Military Academy, TMI — The Episcopal School of Texas|
|Also known as:||General Douglas MacArthur , Gaijin Shogun, General Dougals MacArthur|